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U.S. Home Prices Rose 0.3 Percent In July

September 23rd, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

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Kingsport leaders seek resolution to DKA, DBA dispute

September 21st, 2009 12:00 am by Matthew Lane

The Kingsport Board of Mayor and Aldermen plans to vote in two weeks to resolve a year-long dispute between two downtown organizations.

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City may consider buying State Theater building

September 18th, 2009 12:00 am by Sharon Hayes

KINGSPORT - After working to restore the old State Theater on Broad Street for several years, owner and developer Doug Beatty now says the property will best benefit under a nonprofit umbrella and he's willing to sell the theater to the city to accomplis

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DKA certified as Tennessee Main Street Program

September 18th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

KINGSPORT Tennessee Economic and Community Development Commissioner Matthew Kisber announced that the Downtown Kingsport Association has achieved certification through the Tennessee Main Street Program.

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Tennessee jobless rate increases to 10.8 percent

September 17th, 2009 12:00 am by Staff Report

Tennessee's unemployment rate for August was 10.8 percent, up 0.1 percent from July.The August rate a year ago was 6.6 percent. The national unemployment rate for August 2009 was 9.7 percent, up from the July rate of 9.4 percent.Tennessee Commissioner of

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US households see wealth grow for first time in nearly 2 years as stocks, homes gain ground

September 17th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Americans' wealth rose this spring for the first time in nearly two years, with stocks and home values gaining as the recession faded.Still, household net worth remains about 19 percent below its peak in the third quarter of 2007, befor

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Blockbuster may close as many as 960 US stores

September 16th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Blockbuster Inc. may close as many as 960 stores by the end of next year, shedding more dead weight as the struggling video rental chain tries to reverse its losses and fend off rapidly growing rivals Netflix Inc. and Redbox.

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